logo
Share SHARE
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg

Covidien Updates On Voluntary Recall Of BIS Bilateral Sensors - Quick Facts

Covidien Plc (COV: Quote) in its update on voluntary recall of BIS Bilateral Sensors said to date, there have been no reports of patient injury related to the recalled products.

On November 8, 2011, the company initiated a voluntary recall of certain lots of its BIS Bilateral Sensors, due to a modification which inadvertently reversed the reference and left eye electrode. Covidien noted that this modification could potentially cause a change in the performance of BIS monitoring systems when these sensors are used, resulting in the inaccurate calculation and presentation of processed EEG information for Bispectral Index, or BIS, Density Spectral Array and Asymmetry values.

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Quick Facts

Editors Pick
English-made Cadbury chocolates will no longer be available in the United States, the result of a settlement between Hershey and a New Jersey-based import company. Beloved treats such as the Cadbury Creme Egg will only be sold in the U.S. using American chocolate, angering those who say the creamier... Gas prices are set to climb again after a long time due to rising wholesale prices. According to Lundberg Survey, while the national average price of gas fell 13 cents in the past two weeks to $2.07 a gallon, it could soon rise due to increased costs of crude oil in the past 10 days. Facebook Lite, an Android app aimed at users of low-end mobile devices in developing countries, is available on Google Play. The tiny 252-262KB download is also a better fit for users of older phones or those on a slower 2G network. The quick-loading, low-fi Facebook app is based on Snaptu, an...
comments powered by Disqus
RELATED NEWS
Trade COV now with 
Follow RTT